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Male Figure Drawing – From Reference

Posted on 2012/06/15 at 10:08am by daarken 22 Comments
Male Figure Drawing – From Reference

In this video Daarken paints a male figure from reference. Instead of starting with a line drawing, he starts by blocking in large shapes and silhouettes. Music by Trash80 from Icarus Sycamore Drive from Kicks/Moves Male Figure Drawing – From Reference from Daarken on Vimeo.

Character Design – Creating a Warrior

Posted on 2012/05/23 at 8:34am by daarken 29 Comments
Character Design – Creating a Warrior

In this video Daarken will take you through his process of creating a character from a simple black and white sketch in Photoshop. There is no audio commentary in this video and the video is sped up by 4-6 times. The sketch in the video is unfinished since the end process was not able to…

Color Manipulation – Adjustment Layers

Posted on 2012/05/10 at 11:56pm by daarken 3 Comments
Color Manipulation – Adjustment Layers

In this tutorial Daarken shows you how to use adjustment layers in order to add to or change your color palette. The great thing about adjustment layers is that they don’t permanently alter your image. If you don’t like the changes, you can always turn off the adjustment layer and go back to your original…